Period
to 18 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 104 213 582
Rank change year-on-year +109 +369 +472
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 3,457 2,365 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.98% 1.68% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 4.25% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3,085 2,154 625
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £83,250 £83,750 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

.NET Core is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 44,938 55,701 66,019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.75% 39.56% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37,178 45,997 55,799
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing .NET Core as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Core in England.

Salary trend for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Core in England over the 6 months to 18 January 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Core within the England region over the 6 months to 18 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +82 1,431 £65,000 - 282
South East +106 737 £50,000 +5.26% 152
North of England +112 677 £45,000 - 198
North West +69 398 £47,500 +5.56% 125
Midlands +114 295 £42,500 +6.25% 106
Yorkshire +136 240 £42,500 -8.60% 62
South West +61 211 £45,000 - 47
West Midlands +83 149 £47,500 +5.56% 49
East Midlands +73 147 £40,000 +6.67% 57
East of England +33 110 £58,750 +17.50% 51
North East +41 40 £42,500 +6.25% 11
.NET Core
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, IT jobs citing .NET Core also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 3,448 (99.74%) .NET
2 3,153 (91.21%) C#
3 1,919 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
4 1,844 (53.34%) Azure
5 1,714 (49.58%) JavaScript
6 1,620 (46.86%) ASP.NET
7 1,588 (45.94%) MVC
8 1,493 (43.19%) SQL Server
9 1,341 (38.79%) AngularJS
10 1,172 (33.90%) SQL
11 1,044 (30.20%) Microservices
12 1,023 (29.59%) ASP.NET Web API
13 989 (28.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 973 (28.15%) TDD
15 928 (26.84%) .NET Framework
16 909 (26.29%) Microsoft
17 890 (25.74%) React
18 882 (25.51%) AWS
19 854 (24.70%) Scrum
20 832 (24.07%) CSS
21 827 (23.92%) HTML
22 739 (21.38%) DevOps
23 683 (19.76%) Finance
24 651 (18.83%) Software Engineering
25 530 (15.33%) Entity Framework
26 503 (14.55%) Greenfield Project
27 467 (13.51%) Docker
28 449 (12.99%) Git (software)
29 416 (12.03%) BDD
30 402 (11.63%) Web Services

.NET Core
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 208 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
2 71 (2.05%) IIS
3 64 (1.85%) Confluence
4 57 (1.65%) CMS
5 48 (1.39%) Umbraco
6 22 (0.64%) SharePoint
7 17 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
8 15 (0.43%) EPiServer
9 13 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (0.32%) NServiceBus
11 6 (0.17%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.17%) Kentico
11 6 (0.17%) TPMS
12 5 (0.14%) DNN
12 5 (0.14%) Ethereum
12 5 (0.14%) Hyperledger
12 5 (0.14%) Immediacy CMS
12 5 (0.14%) Sitefinity
13 4 (0.12%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.12%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (0.55%) Chatbot
2 8 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 55 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.23%) SDL Web 8
3 7 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
4 6 (0.17%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.14%) R3 Corda
6 2 (0.058%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.058%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1,844 (53.34%) Azure
2 882 (25.51%) AWS
3 179 (5.18%) SaaS
4 159 (4.60%) Serverless
5 92 (2.66%) GCP
6 86 (2.49%) PaaS
7 55 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
8 40 (1.16%) GitHub
9 33 (0.95%) Azure Functions
10 32 (0.93%) IaaS
11 30 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
12 28 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
13 23 (0.67%) Azure Machine Learning
13 23 (0.67%) OpenShift
14 20 (0.58%) Office 365
15 17 (0.49%) Amazon S3
15 17 (0.49%) Power Platform
16 11 (0.32%) AWS Fargate
16 11 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
16 11 (0.32%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 37 (1.07%) HTTP
2 36 (1.04%) Internet
3 11 (0.32%) Skype
4 8 (0.23%) DNS
4 8 (0.23%) RTP
5 7 (0.20%) Firewall
6 6 (0.17%) Broadband
6 6 (0.17%) DAB
6 6 (0.17%) FTP
7 5 (0.14%) Intranet
8 4 (0.12%) IPFS
9 3 (0.087%) DHCP
10 2 (0.058%) RIP
10 2 (0.058%) SMTP
10 2 (0.058%) SSL
10 2 (0.058%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.029%) Extranet
11 1 (0.029%) NAS
11 1 (0.029%) SAN
11 1 (0.029%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,493 (43.19%) SQL Server
2 346 (10.01%) NoSQL
3 273 (7.90%) MongoDB
4 173 (5.00%) MySQL
5 139 (4.02%) SQL Server 2019
6 126 (3.64%) Redis
7 118 (3.41%) Relational Database
8 95 (2.75%) Cosmos DB
9 89 (2.57%) Azure SQL Database
10 68 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 60 (1.74%) SQL Server 2016
12 51 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 44 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
14 43 (1.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 43 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 41 (1.19%) Big Data
16 38 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
17 34 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
18 28 (0.81%) RDBMS
18 28 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 449 (12.99%) Git (software)
2 201 (5.81%) Visual Studio
3 198 (5.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 190 (5.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 155 (4.48%) TeamCity
6 142 (4.11%) JIRA
7 99 (2.86%) NUnit
8 80 (2.31%) Selenium
9 72 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
10 43 (1.24%) Jenkins
10 43 (1.24%) Moq
11 35 (1.01%) Jasmine
12 34 (0.98%) SpecFlow
13 32 (0.93%) Bitbucket
14 29 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
15 28 (0.81%) MSBuild
15 28 (0.81%) MSTest
16 27 (0.78%) Subversion
17 26 (0.75%) webpack
18 22 (0.64%) ReSharper
General
1 683 (19.76%) Finance
2 139 (4.02%) Retail
3 114 (3.30%) Marketing
4 109 (3.15%) Games
5 94 (2.72%) Banking
6 88 (2.55%) Front Office
7 56 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 55 (1.59%) Law
9 48 (1.39%) Public Sector
10 44 (1.27%) Advertising
10 44 (1.27%) Telecoms
11 36 (1.04%) Electronics
12 35 (1.01%) Automotive
13 29 (0.84%) Investment Banking
14 26 (0.75%) Legal
15 13 (0.38%) Back Office
16 10 (0.29%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.20%) Publishing
18 6 (0.17%) Music Industry
19 4 (0.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2,781 (80.45%) Developer
2 1,653 (47.82%) .NET Developer
3 1,204 (34.83%) C# Developer
4 681 (19.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 534 (15.45%) Software Developer
6 527 (15.24%) Senior Developer
7 321 (9.29%) Senior .NET Developer
8 316 (9.14%) Software Engineer
9 283 (8.19%) Full Stack Developer
10 229 (6.62%) Azure Developer
11 209 (6.05%) Senior C# Developer
12 183 (5.29%) .NET Software Developer
13 178 (5.15%) C# Software Developer
14 164 (4.74%) Angular Developer
15 160 (4.63%) Junior
16 149 (4.31%) React Developer
17 142 (4.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 140 (4.05%) Junior Developer
19 138 (3.99%) .NET Software Engineer
20 129 (3.73%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,448 (99.74%) .NET
2 1,620 (46.86%) ASP.NET
3 1,341 (38.79%) AngularJS
4 1,023 (29.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 989 (28.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 928 (26.84%) .NET Framework
7 890 (25.74%) React
8 832 (24.07%) CSS
9 827 (23.92%) HTML
10 530 (15.33%) Entity Framework
11 402 (11.63%) Web Services
12 395 (11.43%) Node.js
13 388 (11.22%) REST
14 385 (11.14%) Vue.js
15 341 (9.86%) RESTful
16 313 (9.05%) jQuery
17 247 (7.14%) HTML5
18 189 (5.47%) WCF
19 181 (5.24%) WPF
20 169 (4.89%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 503 (14.55%) Greenfield Project
2 133 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 112 (3.24%) User Experience
4 85 (2.46%) Mobile App
5 77 (2.23%) Cloud Native
6 71 (2.05%) Hedge funds
7 68 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
8 54 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
9 31 (0.90%) N-Tier
10 27 (0.78%) Algorithms
10 27 (0.78%) Social Network
11 21 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 20 (0.58%) Data Centre
13 19 (0.55%) Fixed Income
14 18 (0.52%) NHS
15 15 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
16 14 (0.40%) Client/Server
16 14 (0.40%) Virtual Team
17 11 (0.32%) Grid Computing
18 10 (0.29%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 253 (7.32%) Windows
2 88 (2.55%) Linux
3 44 (1.27%) Android
4 41 (1.19%) Windows Server
5 33 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 16 (0.46%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.12%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.087%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.058%) CentOS
9 2 (0.058%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.058%) Unix
10 1 (0.029%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.029%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,919 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
2 1,588 (45.94%) MVC
3 1,044 (30.20%) Microservices
4 973 (28.15%) TDD
5 854 (24.70%) Scrum
6 739 (21.38%) DevOps
7 651 (18.83%) Software Engineering
8 416 (12.03%) BDD
9 345 (9.98%) SOLID
10 324 (9.37%) Unit Testing
11 299 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
12 281 (8.13%) Fintech
12 281 (8.13%) Web Development
13 279 (8.07%) Test Automation
14 273 (7.90%) Kanban
15 248 (7.17%) SDLC
16 247 (7.14%) Web Application Development
17 240 (6.94%) OO
18 239 (6.91%) E-Commerce
18 239 (6.91%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3,153 (91.21%) C#
2 1,714 (49.58%) JavaScript
3 1,172 (33.90%) SQL
4 389 (11.25%) TypeScript
5 219 (6.33%) T-SQL
6 131 (3.79%) F#
7 104 (3.01%) C++
8 96 (2.78%) Python
9 84 (2.43%) Java
10 71 (2.05%) VB.NET
11 63 (1.82%) PowerShell
12 54 (1.56%) VB
13 44 (1.27%) Ruby
14 40 (1.16%) C
15 21 (0.61%) ES6
15 21 (0.61%) VB6
16 19 (0.55%) XAML
17 12 (0.35%) Go
17 12 (0.35%) PHP
17 12 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 252 (7.29%) Degree
2 81 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
5 17 (0.49%) MCTS
6 15 (0.43%) MCAD
7 12 (0.35%) MCP
7 12 (0.35%) MCPD
8 9 (0.26%) Security Cleared
8 9 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 8 (0.23%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.20%) SANS
11 3 (0.087%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.087%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.058%) ISEB
12 2 (0.058%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.029%) GWAPT
13 1 (0.029%) MBCS
13 1 (0.029%) MCSD
13 1 (0.029%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (2.92%) QA
2 24 (0.69%) SLA
3 8 (0.23%) GDPR
4 6 (0.17%) COBIT
4 6 (0.17%) NIST
4 6 (0.17%) PMO
5 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.12%) PA-DSS
6 4 (0.12%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.087%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.029%) WCAG
System Software
1 467 (13.51%) Docker
2 14 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.17%) Firmware
4 3 (0.087%) NFS
5 1 (0.029%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.029%) HDFS
5 1 (0.029%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.029%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 296 (8.56%) Kubernetes
2 57 (1.65%) Kibana
3 42 (1.21%) Terraform
4 29 (0.84%) Grafana
5 27 (0.78%) SQL Sentry
6 11 (0.32%) MIIS
7 10 (0.29%) Ansible
7 10 (0.29%) Nagios
8 8 (0.23%) Packer
9 7 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
10 6 (0.17%) Puppet
11 2 (0.058%) Consul
11 2 (0.058%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.058%) Icinga
11 2 (0.058%) logstash
11 2 (0.058%) Rancher
11 2 (0.058%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.029%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.029%) Oozie
12 1 (0.029%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 909 (26.29%) Microsoft
2 96 (2.78%) Xamarin
3 81 (2.34%) Google
4 60 (1.74%) Oracle
5 50 (1.45%) SAP
6 42 (1.21%) Sage
7 36 (1.04%) Sitecore
8 29 (0.84%) Atlassian
9 23 (0.67%) Facebook
10 14 (0.40%) IBM
10 14 (0.40%) WorldPay
11 13 (0.38%) Nintex
12 12 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (0.32%) ATG
13 11 (0.32%) Sony
14 10 (0.29%) Sun
15 9 (0.26%) Apple
15 9 (0.26%) SolarWinds
15 9 (0.26%) Symantec
15 9 (0.26%) Yahoo!